Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

December 17, 2013

Margaret E. Montcalm


The Daily Iowegian

---- — Margaret E. Montcalm, of Southwest Harbor, Maine, died Dec. 13, 2013 at an MDI healthcare facility. She was born in Moravia, the daughter of William C. and Fern S. (Armstrong) Main.

Margaret and her late husband, Col. Roger Montcalm were married in 1956. They lived in Germany for many years along with their daughter, Elizabeth. They enjoyed traveling all over Europe. When they moved to Maryland, Margaret became the clerk at the Prince George’s County Courthouse. She worked there for more than 25 years. Upon her retirement she and Roger moved to Southwest Harbor, Maine. Margaret was active in the Eastern Star, Irene Chapter No. 97 and the Daughters of the American Revolution.

Margaret is survived by her daughter Elizabeth “Liz” Montcalm-Smith and husband Charles C.; a grand-daughter, Katherine M. Smith, all of Kensington, Md.; two sisters, Christine Proudfort and husband, Max of Twenty Nine Palms, Calif. and Madeleine Obermeyer and husband, Frank, of San Antonio, Texas; and special friends, Wally and Denise Heinbach, of Pennsylvaina.

She was predeceased in 1988 by her husband of 32 years, Col. Roger Montcalm.

Funeral Services will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec.18 at Jordan-Fernald, 1139 Main St., Mt. Desert, Maine. Interment will be at Arlington National Cemetery.

Those who desire may make contributions in Margaret’s memory to the Daughter’s of the American Revolution, Mt. Desert Isle Chapter, Chapter Regent, 49 Ledgelawn Ave., Bar Harbor, ME 04609.

Condolences may be expressed at www.jordanfernald.com.